What does the Red Cross beside a username mean?

(47 Posts)
userfame Mon 16-Jun-14 13:43:15

Just saw it in another thread.

ICanSeeTheSun Mon 16-Jun-14 13:44:27

It's the English flag for the World Cup.

GreenCurlyTeeth Mon 16-Jun-14 13:44:54

It means we support England in the world cup smile

SarcyMare Mon 16-Jun-14 13:45:36

i thought it was the england flag(george cross), some sort of thing they had set up, as i saw another flag next to someone's name (french maybe)

userfame Mon 16-Jun-14 13:45:40

Oh. How do you do that?

greenhill Mon 16-Jun-14 13:46:23

Look at the site stuff stickie at the top of active conversations for the explanation smile

Nomama Mon 16-Jun-14 13:46:35

Holy Effing Shit!

That is disgusting. If you go to your account you can 'select your favourite team'

FUCK OF TO THE FURTHEST EDGE OF WHEREVER THE FUCK CARES!

(Can you tell I don't do football? And that I have learned a little bit of the MN hyperbole smile)

GreenCurlyTeeth Mon 16-Jun-14 13:46:54

Go Into my mumsnet and its in your profile settings.

TillyTellTale Mon 16-Jun-14 13:47:31

Here you go. Lots of choices!

ICanSeeTheSun Mon 16-Jun-14 13:49:16

I want a little flag but don't really like football. Would it be wrong if I put the flag of my favourite food origin.

TillyTellTale Mon 16-Jun-14 13:49:48

Nomama

Where?!

I don't have that! Are you in with MNTech?!

envy

Andrewofgg Mon 16-Jun-14 13:50:49

Nomama Would you feel happier if it was cricket? grin

I share your pain. Bored shitless with bloody football. 22 rich men kicking a bit of plastic round a field into an overgrown fishing-net with ideas above its station . . . I'd rather watch the test card.

fluffyraggies Mon 16-Jun-14 13:55:55

......

fluffyraggies Mon 16-Jun-14 13:56:16

grin

<easily pleased>

Nomama Mon 16-Jun-14 13:56:47

Don't get me started on any sport. I love sport, I used to be very sporty, have a physiology degree and taught all about sport, for years and years and years.

But ye gods, give me the strength to survive the bloody football. I could happily watch it if it weren't for the bloody commentators talking tosh and the prima donnas on the pitch forgetting what their feet are for, being all clever clever - just kick it, yes you can, You can kick it, yes you can!

Nope. Can't be doing with it. Fortunately DH hates it much more than I do, so there is no chance it will be on in our house!

scarletforya Mon 16-Jun-14 13:59:30

football

The filthy ruffians! <clutches pearls>

UsedtobeFeckless Mon 16-Jun-14 14:00:33

Whatever - it's only a bit of fun! Personally I don't watch it either but DP cares so mine is a vicarious little red cross ...

Nomama Mon 16-Jun-14 14:03:26

(Wish I got paid that much for a bit of fun)

RiverTam Mon 16-Jun-14 14:06:15

I like the way if you hover over a flag it tells you the country. Today I have learnt that what I though was the Israeli flag (are they even in the World Cup?) was in fact the flag of Honduras. Who knew, eh?

UsedtobeFeckless Mon 16-Jun-14 14:08:29

Nomama ... I meant the flags.

Nomama Mon 16-Jun-14 14:12:29

I know! I'm just determined to be grumpy smile

HayDayQueen Mon 16-Jun-14 14:13:10

Well they don't have a snow flakes chance in hell of winning but I'll support them anyway!!

ICanSeeTheSun Mon 16-Jun-14 14:15:11

Testing

HayDayQueen Mon 16-Jun-14 14:16:07

I think you must have bumped your head ICanSeeTheSun - there's stars floating about you......

Has it worked?

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